Joe has worked for HopeSparks Family Services since 2006. He became President and CEO on June 1st, 2014. His previous roles at HopeSparks include: Intern, Clinician, Program Director, Operations Director, and HIPAA Compliance Officer.

Joe has worked for over 17-years in the nonprofit sector including work in several States such as: New Jersey, Vermont, Montana and Washington. He earned his BA in Psychology at the University of Montana in 2000 and his Master of Social Work from the University of Washington in 2007. Joe has also been a Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker in WA State since 2011.

Joe brings a relentless passion and dedication to HopeSparks. He believes that team member engagement is absolutely critical to positive outcomes for families and that the culture we model as an agency, sets the stage for all services being provided. Joe also believes that the reaching impact our programs are making to strengthen families in Pierce County will continue to keep our community strong!